The Department of Nutrition Science offers 2 minors available to all students at Purdue: “Foods and Nutrition” or “Nutrition”.
General Requirements for a minor
A grade of “C” or better must be earned in any course used to fulfill a minor. “C-” or below is not acceptable.
All pre-requisites for courses in the minors must be taken.
Completing a minor does not prepare a student for employment normally available for majors in Nutrition Science, and does not prepare a student for credentials associated with majors in Nutrition Science.
Students wishing to earn a minor in Nutrition must complete the following requirements